Adventures in Parenting: Potty Training

Potty Training with New Pampers Easy Ups [AD] at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends! So we are in THAT phase – yes, potty training.  Some kids train easily and some do not… my little man is sadly in the latter group.  So I’ve been trying every trick and technique I can get my hands on, and we’re also working with today’s sponsor, Procter & Gamble, using their New Pampers […]

Triple Strand Crystal + Pewter DIY Necklace

Triple Strand Crystal + Pewter DIY Necklace at happyhourprojects.com

Hello my jewelry lovers! I’ve got a DIY necklace design that I’m excited to share with you today.  This triple strand necklace features crystal and pewter elements for a look that can go with both casual and dressy styles.  The bib-style coverage will get your jewelry noticed without the bulkiness of a traditional bib design, […]

Queen of Everything Hand Stamped Necklace

Queen of Everything Hand Stamped Necklace | Learn metal stamping at happyhourprojects.com

Hey hey, happy weekend!  I’m getting out my hammers this weekend and having some fun – and in case you’re thinking what I’m thinking, I’ve got a hand stamped necklace design for you to try with today’s post sponsor, ImpressArt! Now, of course the beauty of stamping is that you can personalize your blanks in […]

Hearts On Fire Hand Stamped Necklace

Heart On Fire Stamped Necklace at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’m mixing metals in today’s tutorial showing you how to make a hand stamped necklace. I’m keeping the techniques simple today, and show you how layering different metals and adding charms can give even simple designs depth and character.  If you’ve read here before, then you guys already know how much I LOVE metal […]

Copper + Agate Gemstone Necklace

Copper + Agate Gemstone Necklace | Free Tutorial at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  Today’s copper and agate gemstone necklace tutorial is brought to you by Happy Mango Beads and designed by your favorite jewelry blogger (AHEM, that’s me, right?  Haha.)  I’m going to rate today’s design as an intermediate DIY jewelry project, but it does make up quickly!  If you know your way around your pliers, […]

City Girl Textured Hand Stamped Necklace

City Girl Textured Hand Stamped Necklace at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’ve been enjoying some HAMMER TIME lately And I’ve got a cool new hammer to show you that’s going to take your metal stamping to the next level with all kinds of texture options.  You all KNOW I’m an ImpressArt girl if you’ve ever read here before, and they are sponsoring today’s design and […]

Beaded Fringe Bib Necklace

Fringe Beaded Bib Necklace at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’ve got a gorgeous – and surprisingly easy – design to show you today.  This beaded bib necklace makes a big impact, looking like an upscale boutique piece, but if you have 30 minutes and you can use a pair of jewelry pliers, you can make this look yourself at a fraction of […]